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Oct 3, 2019

Apply for the DAAconnect Administrator Position - A New Technology Platform Supporting the Afterschool Field

The Denver Aftershool Alliance (DAA), housed in the Office of Children's Affairs with the City and County of Denver, is looking for an individual who can help implement our new technology platform, DAAconnect.

Sep 13, 2019

Denver Welcomes College Students Representing 25 Countries Across the Globe

Mayor Hancock's International Advisory Council welcomed nearly 300 college students representing 25 countries who are attending one of the city's partner institutions, including the University of Colorado at Denver, Metropolitan State University of Denver, the University of Denver and the Community College of Denver.

Aug 26, 2019

Denver's Road to Reading Initiative Announces Award Grantees, $25,000 to Expand Programs for Children Prenatal to Age Three

The Road to Reading initiative awarded $5,000 grants to five local organizations to increase access to high-quality, early learning opportunities for children from birth to age three.

Oct 6, 2018

Mayor Hancock Announces 2018 Class of the MBK25

Mayor Michael B. Hancock and the Office of Children’s Affairs announced today the 2018 class of the MBK25 as part of the city’s local work on the national My Brother’s Keeper Initiative.

Aug 14, 2018

Mayor Hancock, Education, Community and Business Leaders Sign My Brother's Keeper Charter

Mayor Michael B. Hancock and community leaders representing various nonprofit, business and educational organizations today signed a charter for the My Brother's Keeper Denver (MBK Denver) initiative to confirm their shared commitment to leverage resources to improve life outcomes for boys and young men of color in Denver.

Aug 06, 2018

Young Men of Color Complete Job-Readiness and Financial Literacy Training through Summer Employment Program

The Office of Children's Affairs, Bank of America and Mile High United Way celebrated the success of 30 young men of color as they completed the My Brother's Keeper Summer of Success program, which provided eight weeks of mentorship, summer employment and financial literacy training.

Jul 03, 2018

Mayor Hancock, State and Educational Leaders Dedicate Building to Lifetime Activist, Anna Jo Garcia Haynes

Mayor Hancock, joined by city, state and educational leaders, dedicated one of the Mile High Early Learning centers to lifetime civil rights activist and advocate for early childhood education, Anna Jo Garcia Haynes. The center, located at 2851 Tremont Street, is now called the Anna Jo Garcia Haynes Early Learning Center.

Jun 12, 2018

Denver Pilots STEM-Related “Next Generation City Builders” Summer Program for Elementary Students

Denver is working with Scholars Unlimited, Denver Public Schools and Jacobs Engineering Group, Inc. to provide STEM-related activities to 300 elementary students enrolled in a summer pilot program, the Next Generation City Builders.

Jun 07, 2018

Denver Heats Up with Summer Opportunities for Youth to Eat Healthy, Learn, Play and Work

Summer is here, and the City and County of Denver wants to ensure families are informed about opportunities available for children and youth to remain healthy, safe, engaged in the community and continue to learn while school is out.